WHO WE ARE: CALIFIA FARMS
We're Califia Farms (Califia, pronounced like California), the plant-powered food and beverage company of the future. Our mission is to innovate delicious plant-powered foods for mindful nourishment. We're led by beverage visionary Greg Steltenpohl, crafting, concocting and cold-brewing beautifully bottled goodness from the San Joaquin Valley. Our name comes from the Spanish legend of warrior Queen Califia, the goddess of bounty and abundance who ruled over the mythical island of California. We make our daily decisions using these five core values: Do, Learn Improve; Act Like an Owner; Challenge the Status Quo; The Bottle is Half Full; and Using our Sixth Sense (being conscious of our impact on others and the planet).
In a snapshot:
The Senior Product Development Scientist will be responsible for leading new product and process development for Califia Farms portfolio of plant-based beverage products. He/She is accountable for delivering new and exciting prototypes and process technologies for scale-up and commercialization of naturally tasty and nutritious products that meet the needs of Califia Farms’ environmental and socially conscious consumers. The Senior PD Scientist is expected to leverage their technical expertise and project management skills to successfully deliver innovation and technology projects to the agreed upon objectives with a sense of urgency and cost consciousness. He/She is also expected to proactively assess new ingredient and process technologies for their potential to deliver innovative new product platforms and competitive insulation for Califia Farms.
Product/Process Development (approximately 70%)
Project Management (approximately 30%)
REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity for employees and applicants in all aspects of the employment relationship, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.